Mississippi lawmakers seek agreement on medical clinic grants

March 7, 2014 in Health

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The Mississippi House and Senate will attempt to work out their differences on a proposal to expand state subsidies to health clinics. The efforts, proposed by […]

Analysis: Miss. GOP renewing charter school push

November 7, 2012 in Education, News, Statewide News

Gov. Phil Bryant and fellow Republicans who lead the Mississippi House and Senate say they have big plans to overhaul public education during the 2013 session.

However, their inability to enact a new charter schools law in 2012 shows it’s easy to talk about ambitious plans and difficult to round up enough votes to challenge the status quo.